Dramatic Romance #2

Published
July 1952
Page count
28
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"Romance and drama in these heart thrilling illustrated stories."

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
, painter
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 1. Don't Cry, My Heart Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
6957
Characters
Brad Markham; Carol Vane; "Spike" Mallard; Mae; Pat Ainsley; Chester Hall

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bill Everett, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee , original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Romances (Marvel, 1949 series) #15 (March 1951)
Don't Cry, My Heart!

Synopsis

Carol thinks that admitting her past with "Spike" will ruin her engagement to Brad, the attorney prosecuting "Spike" for murdering Chester Hall.

Show/hide 2. I Dared to Dream! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
6991
Characters
Evie Johnson; Joe; David Mace; Hoagy Willett

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Hy Rosen, penciller
 
Rudy Lapick , inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee , original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Romances (Marvel, 1949 series) #15 (March 1951)
I Dared to Dream!

Synopsis

Evie is so determined to escape the tenement district by marrying a wealthy man that she drives away all her friends.

Show/hide 3. When Tragedy Strikes Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
5677

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Art Peddy, penciller
 
Vince Alascia, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Romances (Marvel, 1949 series) #16 (May 1951)
When Tragedy Strikes!
Show/hide 4. My Secret Love Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
6513 ?
Characters
Ann; Frank; Burt Collins

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bill La Cava, penciller
 
, penciller (splash page)
 
George Klein, inker
 
Chris Rule, inker [as Christopher Rule] (splash page)
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee , original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Romances (Marvel, 1949 series) #15 (March 1951)
My Secret Love!

Synopsis

Ann agrees to marry Frank, but falls in love with Burt instead.

Show/hide 5. Kathryn Grayson and Howard Keel Illustration, 1 page

"Play the romantic Magnolia and Ravenal in M.G.M.'s Technicolor musical "Showboat"."

Credits

Art
, photographer
Text
, typeset

Notes

Showboat first screened in Los Angeles on 17 July 1951 with general release in the US on 24 September 1951. It was released in Australia on 13 December 1951.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Trevor Clark

AusReprints ID

  • 66643

Entry created

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